Facility Description

"My group had a wonderful weekend at the camp. Everyone really loved the surroundings and the buildings. "

Thanks to the generous support of individuals, foundations, and corporations, The Barton Center features beautiful woodlands and fields, inviting ponds for swimming and boating, a new health and education center in North Oxford, a new dining facility in Charlton, beautiful log cabins, and recreational and dining areas. 

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Please call (508) 987-2056, Ext. 2006 to arrange a private tour.

North Oxford Facilities include:

  • A new state of the art health and education center
  • 11 cabins, eight of them winterized, with bathrooms and showers
  • Newly renovated dining hall
  • Wooded hiking trails
  • Swimming pool and 2-acre pond
  • Tennis and basketball courts
  • High and low ropes course
  • Indoor facilities for arts and crafts, music and drama
  • Playing fields for soccer, softball, archery, and other activities
  • Historic Clara Barton Birthplace Museum
     

The North Oxford Site

The site includes basketball, tennis, and volleyball courts as well as athletic fields and hiking trails. The swimming pool is open seasonally. In the winter, there is sledding.

The spacious "Great Room" of the George H. and Marie P. Chabot Health and Education Center or Fuller Dining Hall can be used for dining and larger meetings. Both buildings have cathedral ceilings and floor-to-ceiling stone fireplaces. There are numerous options for small group meeting space.

The fully equipped, "home-like" kitchen in the Chabot Health and Education Center and large commercial kitchen in the Fuller Dining Hall include multiple oven ranges, refrigerators, freezers, and dishwashers. Cooking utensils, dishes, and silverware are provided.

Charlton Facilities include:

  • A new state of the art dining hall
  • 10 rustic cabins, some with indoor plumbing
  • Covered Pavilion for outdoor activities even in the rain
  • Hiking trails
  • 20-acre pond for swimming, boating, and fishing
  • Tennis and basketball courts
  • Athletic fields for baseball, soccer, and archery

The Charlton Site

The site includes basketball and tennis courts as well as many athletic fields, 20-acre pond, and hiking trails, including the infamous "Hike to Heck."

The spacious Penta dining hall can accommodate large groups, has built-in audio-vision equipment, and contains a fully-equipped, large commercial kitchen.  The space has a three-story cathedral ceiling and large stone fireplace.

Both facilities are available for rental. Click here for details »